Beauty

Fulltime
04-23-2018
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Job# 28575 BH# 349600
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Manager, Package Development (Prestige Hair)

Company Overview: 

Our client is a well-known beauty brand, specializing in luxury haircare. Their scientifically advanced, innovative, and transformative products make it effortless to have picture perfect hair on the regular!

Position Overview:

In this role, you will be responsible for the packaging development of NEW product launches. You will drive the packaging innovation process from supplier ideation through launch. 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop new packaging programs ensuring that construction, design and cost perameters are met.
  • Participate in vendor selection; work with suppliers to provide cost effective solutions along with the best quality and function.
  • Oversee internal package development timelines with key development milestones-monitor and report progress.
  • Develop preliminary packaging cost options for new product launches, value analysis ideas and packaging revisions.
  • Review and set quality criteria/ranges for packaging components and master standards.
  • Manage disposition of all packaging quality issues from initial investigation to implementing final solution + develop Risk Management Profiles for all programs. 
  • Prepare timely and accurate Bills of Material (BOM) and Assembly Instructions.
  • Create Package Development SOPs for key operations and training; develop and maintain monthly key packaging department analytics.

Key Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Package Engineering/Development or Mechanical Engineering (preferred)
  • 5+ years' Beauty/Cosmetics/CPG Package Development experience (PRESTIGE BEAUTY preferred)
  • Open to 35% travel to NY/NJ/OH
  • Currently living or willing to relocate to Greater Boston Area
  • Expertise with Metal, Glass, Plastic, Aluminum and Water-based materials
  • Soft skills: team-oriented/collaborative; roll-up-your-sleeves mentality; resourceful; solution-oriented; effective communicator; articulate